Degree programme

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)






4-6 years

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)

The DBA programme contributes to the research excellence of Henley Business School and theses produced receive commendations from accrediting bodies and examiners alike. Candidates include prestigious competition winners and the quality of the research is regularly praised as being of the highest quality.

 By conducting original research in their specialist area, candidates are able to further their careers and build expertise to contribute towards growing competitive advantage and differentiating themselves in the marketplace.


DBA at a glance

  • One of only eleven programmes globally to have gained the prestigious AMBA accreditation.
  • Develop a sound understanding of the conceptual and theoretical underpinnings of your chosen area of research into business and management.
  • Have a detailed understanding of applicable techniques for research and advanced academic and management enquiry.
  • Create and interpret knowledge through original research. Enhance both your performance as a reflective practitioner and your professional practice.
  • Develop personal competences to undertake rigorous research at an advanced level. Also, contribute to theory and practice in business and management.

Further inquiries

Contact details UK / +44 (0) 118 378 7593.

Suitable for

Experienced senior executives, consultants, management educators and business school academic

Programme website

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Matti Katara

Matti Katara

Business Director EMBA and Open Programmes & Executive Coach
Mobile: +358 46 850 5858